Best Money Tips: Ways for Families to Save Money in August


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on ways for families to save in August, items you should buy generic, and avoiding lifestyle inflation.

Top 5 Articles

5 Ways for Families to Save Money in August — Families can save money this month by scoring with early Labor Day sales. [Parenting Squad]

12 Items You Should buy Generic (and 4 You Shouldn't) — Definitely buy generic cleaning products, but don't buy generic household paints. [Money Talks News]

5 Ways to Avoid Lifestyle Inflation — To spend less when you earn more, prioritize saving your money and say no to peer-pressure spending. [Cheat Sheet]

5 Tips to Save Money With Your Car — Driving safely and topping off when gas is cheap can help you save on your car. [Kylie Ofiu]

Finding the Right Financial Adviser — It is important to look at licenses and certifications when it comes to finding the right financial adviser. [Thousandaire]

Other Essential Reading

How to Protect Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft — Using strong passwords and protecting your health information can help you protect yourself against medical identity theft. [Credit Sesame]

What Questions Do You Ask a Potential Employer? — When speaking with a potential employer, be sure to ask if they have an employee manual you can read. [Stapler Confessions]

Stop Worrying… You Probably Didn't Pay Too Much for Your New Car — Did you know that 26% of new car buyers think they paid too much for their new car? [Bargaineering]

3 Simple Steps to Score Great Concert Tickets — If you want to score great concert tickets, try calling the box office. [Kiplinger]

31 Things Every College Student Needs to Know — Every college student should know to go to review sessions and to remember to call their parents. [PopSugar Smart Living]

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